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Just in Time Featured on CBS 8 for Giving Tuesday Now – Foster Parents Article

The New Normal Apr 24,2020 | ALUMNI STORIES, JIT BLOG: ONE YOUTH AT A TIMEChange; the only thing that never changes… As our leaders scramble for solutions and mandate precautionary restrictions, we’re all settling into the “New Normal”. A heightened sense of awareness of… Just in Time Recipient of HSN’s $1,000 a Day Giveaway Apr 19,2020 | IN THE NEWS, INSPIRED INVESTMENTS, VOLUNTEER & COMMUNITY PARTNER STORIESJust in Time for Foster Youth wins $1,000 from HSN after being nominated by…

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Just in Time Recipient of HSN’s $1,000 a Day Giveaway – Foster Parents Article

Just in Time Featured on CBS 8 for Giving Tuesday Now May 05,2020 | IN THE NEWS, INSPIRED INVESTMENTS, YOUTH STORIESJust in Time for Foster Youth is featured on CBS 8 during Giving Tuesday Now as a recipient of the San Diego Foundation’s COVID-19 Response Fund; participant Stephany shares her story. The New Normal Apr 24,2020 | ALUMNI STORIES, JIT BLOG: ONE YOUTH AT A TIMEChange; the only thing that never changes… As our leaders scramble for solutions and mandate…

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100+ Women Who Care Donates $11,150 to Scottsdale-Based Nonprofit – Foster Parents Article

100+ Women Who Care Valley of the Sun donated $11,150 to the Scottsdale-based Voices for CASA Children. With the funds donated from the philanthropic organization, Voices for CASA Children is able to recruit and train more CASA volunteers to advocate for even more foster youth navigating the system in Maricopa County. This is only a snippet of a Foster Parents Article written by Sabrina Leon Read Full Parenting Article

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143 Arizona charities awarded $1.8M in Season for Sharing grants – Foster Parents Article

The 2019-20 Season for Sharing campaign raised $1.8 million for 143 nonprofit agencies across Arizona. From this Season for Sharing campaign $7,500 was raised for Voices for CASA Children. This money will further help with Voices for CASA Children’s mission to continue to recruit and train even more CASA volunteers to advocate for more foster youth in Maricopa County. This is only a snippet of a Foster Parents Article written by Sabrina Leon Read Full Parenting Article

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A Night at the Museum for Voices for CASA Children – Foster Parents Article

Arians Family Foundation to Host A Night at the Museum to Support Voices for CASA Children. The Arians Family Foundation will host “A Night at the Museum” on Feb. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Chandler Museum. All proceeds from the event will benefit the foundation which supports Voices for CASA Children, a nonprofit organization that provides CASA volunteers (Court Appointed Special Advocates) for children navigating the foster care system. This is only a snippet of a Foster Parents Article written…

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A Night at the Museum for Voices for CASA Children – Foster Parents Article

Arians Family Foundation to Host A Night at the Museum to Support Voices for CASA Children. The Arians Family Foundation will host “A Night at the Museum” on Feb. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Chandler Museum. All proceeds from the event will benefit the foundation which supports Voices for CASA Children, a nonprofit organization that provides CASA volunteers (Court Appointed Special Advocates) for children navigating the foster care system. This is only a snippet of a Foster Parents Article written…

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Volunteers help foster teens aging out of system – Foster Parents Article

CASA volunteer, Stephanie Webster, shares her expertise on how CASA volunteers can assist foster teens aging out of the system. Stephanie Webster, a CASA volunteer with more than five years of experience, shares her story of working with a foster teen who aged out of the system. In Stephanie’s Your Turn column for the Arizona Republic, she explains the time-consuming process she had to undergo in order to get her CASA kid back into the system. She highlights the guidance…

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Voices for CASA Children on FOX10 – Foster Parents Article

Christine Slomski, Voices for CASA Children Marketing & Fund Development Manager, chatted with FOX10 about the role of a CASA volunteer, why they’re important and how individuals can help. Slomski highlighted the guidance and stability a CASA volunteer can provide in a foster child’s life. For those who are unable to volunteer but are still interested in getting involved, she also discussed other ways individuals can give back to these children in need. This is only a snippet of a…

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Voices for CASA Children on FOX10 – Foster Parents Article

Christine Slomski, Voices for CASA Children Marketing & Fund Development Manager, chatted with FOX10 about the role of a CASA volunteer, why they’re important and how individuals can help. Slomski highlighted the guidance and stability a CASA volunteer can provide in a foster child’s life. For those who are unable to volunteer but are still interested in getting involved, she also discussed other ways individuals can give back to these children in need. This is only a snippet of a…

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Off-duty officer kills non-verbal man, injures parents in Costco ~ Special needs disability parenting BLOOM – Parents Article

By Louise KinrossThis is a horrifying story for all of us in the disability community who love someone who doesn’t speak, and may not be able to comply with police orders in conventional ways. On Friday night, Kenneth French, 32 (in photo above right, with his parents), was shot and killed by an off-duty police officer in a California Costco store. The officer also shot and critically injured French’s parents, who were grocery shopping with him. Police, speaking to reporters…

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